After Chandigarh Tribune highlighted the issue of confusion over the parking charges, the Municipal Corporation, Chandigarh, today released a list of parking charges and rates of passes for different lots.
TICKET PRICING CHARGES:
With people and councillors having little knowledge about the issue, the MC clarified that the existing rates for parking were Rs 2 for two-wheelers and Rs 5 for four-wheelers [except at the multi-level parking, Sector 17, near Fun Republic, Mani Majra, near the Piccadilly multiplex, Sector 34 (I and II), and near Elante Mall, Industrial Area, Phase I], till the implementation of smart parking solutions on September 19.
For these lots i.e. [Multi-level parking, Sector 17, Fun Republic, Mani Majra, The Piccadilly multiplex, Sector 34 (I and II), Elante Mall], the charges are Rs 5 for two-wheelers and Rs 10 for four-wheelers. Multiple entries are valid for a day for a particular parking lot.
The rates applicable for parking in front of Empire Store and Sahib Singh, Sector 17 will be Rs 2 for two-wheelers and Rs 5 for four-wheelers on an hourly basis.
MONTHLY AND CITY PASS CHARGES:
Those who want to avail of the pass facility for a particular parking (Monthly Pass) can get a monthly pass for Rs 50 for two-wheelers and Rs 150 for four-wheelers.
For availing of the pass facility for all parking lots (City Pass), the charges will be Rs 150 for two-wheelers and Rs 300 for four-wheelers.